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Marc Morial, National Urban League President and CEO to deliver the keynote address at Bowie State University’s Commencement

BOWIE, MD – Marc H. Morial, president and CEO of the nation’s largest civil rights organization, the National Urban League, will address about 380 Bowie State University graduates and their families at the winter commencement. The ceremony is set to take place Friday, December 15, 2017, at 10 a.m. on campus at Bowie State’s Leonidas… Continue reading Marc Morial, National Urban League President and CEO to deliver the keynote address at Bowie State University’s Commencement

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Florida Memorial University names Castell Vaughn Bryant as acting president

MIAMI GARDENS – Florida Memorial University, a historically black university located in Miami Gardens, has appointed Castell Vaughn Bryant as its acting president, the school announced. Bryant will be standing in for interim president Michelle Howard-Vital, who is currently on medical leave. Howard-Vital stepped up following the departure of Dr. Roslyn Clark Artis, who accepted… Continue reading Florida Memorial University names Castell Vaughn Bryant as acting president

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Monte Coleman out as Coach, UAPB set to make changes to its football program

PINE BLUFF, AR – The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Athletics announced Monday that it would not renew the contract of current football head coach Monte Coleman when it expires on December 31, 2017. Coleman has served as head football coach for the Golden Lions since 2008. According to a press release from the… Continue reading Monte Coleman out as Coach, UAPB set to make changes to its football program